Sanford Health Medication Assistant Certified Assistant Living - Orchard Hills in Dell Rapids, South Dakota

Job Title: Medication Assistant Certified Assistant Living | Orchard Hills | Dell Rapids

City: Dell Rapids

State: South Dakota

Department : Orchard Hills

Job Schedule: PRN

Shift: Varies

Hours Per Shift: 8 hr

JOB SUMMARY

Resident’s caregiver during scheduled work period. Performs tasks delegated by immediate leader the nurse, the client and

family. These tasks may include, but are not limited to meeting the patient’s activities of daily living needs, meal preparation needs,

emotional and spiritual support needs, medication compliance needs, and laundry. Will maintain the functioning during scheduled work

period. Responsible for maintenance of the environment during scheduled shift. Utilizes cost effective measures to deliver quality care.

Complies with Sanford philosophy and has knowledge of and utilizes appropriate age-related patient care protocols relating to the physical

and psychological needs of adult and geriatric patients. Nursing staff are expected to know and will be held accountable for following

infection prevention and control policies.

QUALIFICATIONS

High school graduate or high school equivalency diploma required. Satisfactorily completes the medication training course. Satisfactorily completes a written competency test and performance test. Satisfactorily completes yearly competency testing and maintains a record of continuing education credit for each year.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth. We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases. We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

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City: Dell Rapids

State: South Dakota

Job Function: Clinical Support

Job Schedule: PRN

Shift: Varies

Req Number: req2228